National Tube Stockholders have been awarded the contract for supplying over 2500 tonnes of bespoke Linepipe into the Stublach Gas Storage Project located in Northwich, Cheshire. The end user of this storage facility being Storengy UK Ltd, a subsidiary of GDF Suez.The overall project consists of the development of a salt cavern storage facility which will enhance the security of Gas supply to the UK market.
The Stublach Project involved procurement of Linepipe, extensive quality documentation and staged deliveries to multiple sites across the UK and Europe. The process of the material manufactured was made using controlled quality plans, incorporating inspection points at various stages.
At NTS we have a dedicated Linepipe projects team who have the ability to efficiently manage such a large, complex project of this size. Our customer’s requirements and readiness of all material for this project were met within the agreed timescale.
At NTS we believe that excellent communication and organisational skills were the key factors to enable this project to be managed to a very high level of success achieving excellent customer satisfaction.